Three Clyde Ware screenplays are set for production under the Millican/SW Ltd. Prods. banner. Pics, all in the $5 million budget area, are being backed by Texas oil tycoon David Millican. First out…
A leading ad-industry forecaster projects a "marginally better" outlook for U.S. ad spending than predicted six months ago, but still figures on a modest 2% gain for network TV.
The wait just got little shorter for moviegoers anxious to get a peek at Barry Sonnenfeld's sci-fi comedy "Men in Black," which many expect to be the summer blockbuster.
ProSieben Media, the first German television group to go public, announced on Monday that it will sell its shares at a rate of between 66 and 72 marks ($38.37 - $41.64).
In its second year, the Geffen Playhouse announced Monday that it will bring Frank Langella, Debbie Allen, the avant garde legit troupe Mabou Mines and two West Coast preems to Westwood auds.
Dana Walden has been upped to senior vice president of drama at 20th Century Fox TV on the heels of the studio's best drama development season in recent years.
After a long and heated battle for control of Germany's digital pay TV market, Leo Kirch and Bertelsmann have agreed to become equal partners in pay TV channel Premiere.
Universal Studios has laid off between 40 and 60 of its employees in its information technical support division.
Reed Elsevier, parent of Daily Variety, agreed Monday to acquire Walt Disney Co.'s trade magazine publisher Chilton Business Group for $447 million in cash.
Showtime has done a radical makeover of its logo for the first time in 20 years. The new look features the network name in block letters with a "spotlight" emphasis on the "SHO" --- the abbreviation…
In what is considered an important victory for producers who use footage of now-deceased celebrities, a federal appeals court ruled that the makers of a series of how-to-dance videos could use movie…